The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 117 95 72
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 163 238 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.19% 2.83% 3.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.09% 9.69% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 109 208 275
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2015 2457 2548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.13% 29.20% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 2032 2189
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -29 58 £39,000 +18.18% 10
Essex +1 38 £51,250 +31.41% 4
Bedfordshire -15 30 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Cambridgeshire +3 24 £32,000 -8.57% 3
Suffolk +7 8 £20,000 -41.39%
Norfolk +1 5 £50,000 +150.00%
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 293 (100.00%) Windows
2 219 (74.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 205 (69.97%) Active Directory
4 180 (61.43%) Microsoft
5 168 (57.34%) VMware
6 159 (54.27%) MS Exchange
7 140 (47.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 136 (46.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 118 (40.27%) Citrix
10 114 (38.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 113 (38.57%) DNS
12 99 (33.79%) DHCP
13 95 (32.42%) ITIL
14 87 (29.69%) SQL Server
15 85 (29.01%) SQL
16 84 (28.67%) Hyper-V
17 83 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2007
17 83 (28.33%) MS Office
18 80 (27.30%) MS Excel
19 74 (25.26%) Cisco
19 74 (25.26%) Exchange Server 2003
19 74 (25.26%) Windows 7
20 69 (23.55%) SAN
21 68 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
22 66 (22.53%) Windows XP
23 65 (22.18%) Firewall
24 60 (20.48%) MCSE
25 59 (20.14%) VPN
26 58 (19.80%) vSphere
27 57 (19.45%) WAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 159 (54.27%) MS Exchange
2 114 (38.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 74 (25.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 33 (11.26%) SharePoint
6 32 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (10.58%) IIS
8 15 (5.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (4.10%) JBoss
9 12 (4.10%) GlassFish
10 11 (3.75%) OpenStack
10 11 (3.75%) Lync
10 11 (3.75%) WebSphere
10 11 (3.75%) WebLogic
10 11 (3.75%) Tomcat
11 10 (3.41%) IBM Notes
12 8 (2.73%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (2.73%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 8 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2000
13 6 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 83 (28.33%) MS Office
2 80 (27.30%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.02%) MS Project
3 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Tridion
1 2 (0.68%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.70%) Office 365
2 17 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (3.75%) IBM SmartCloud
5 9 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 113 (38.57%) DNS
2 99 (33.79%) DHCP
3 69 (23.55%) SAN
4 65 (22.18%) Firewall
5 59 (20.14%) VPN
6 57 (19.45%) WAN
7 45 (15.36%) LAN
8 41 (13.99%) TCP/IP
9 19 (6.48%) iSCSI
10 18 (6.14%) BIG-IP
11 14 (4.78%) Wireless
11 14 (4.78%) MPLS
11 14 (4.78%) VLAN
12 13 (4.44%) LDAP
13 12 (4.10%) Network Security
14 10 (3.41%) DSL
15 8 (2.73%) NAS
16 7 (2.39%) PBX
17 6 (2.05%) Internet
18 5 (1.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.07%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.71%) DTS
11 4 (1.37%) MySQL
11 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.68%) dBASE
12 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.10%) Subversion
2 11 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.68%) MSI
4 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (14.33%) Finance
2 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.05%) Legal
4 4 (1.37%) Retail
5 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.02%) Law
6 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Front Office
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (15.02%) Analyst
2 36 (12.29%) Support Engineer
3 30 (10.24%) Consultant
3 30 (10.24%) Support Analyst
4 22 (7.51%) Administrator
5 21 (7.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (6.83%) IT Support
7 18 (6.14%) Desktop Support
8 17 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (5.12%) DBA
10 13 (4.44%) SQL DBA
10 13 (4.44%) Server Engineer
10 13 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (4.10%) Network Engineer
12 11 (3.75%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (3.75%) Desktop Analyst
12 11 (3.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 11 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (3.07%) IT Support Assistant
13 9 (3.07%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.41%) .NET
2 4 (1.37%) Web Services
3 2 (0.68%) HTML
3 2 (0.68%) J2EE
3 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.34%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.34%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.34%) jQuery
4 1 (0.34%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (0.34%) VXML
4 1 (0.34%) XML
4 1 (0.34%) XSL
4 1 (0.34%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.34%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.34%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.63%) Blackberry
2 33 (11.26%) Clustering
3 19 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.41%) Thin Client
5 10 (3.41%) Fat Client
5 10 (3.41%) iPad
6 9 (3.07%) Replication
7 8 (2.73%) BYOD
8 7 (2.39%) Handset
9 6 (2.05%) iPhone
9 6 (2.05%) PDA
10 5 (1.71%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.02%) FMCG
11 3 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.02%) GIS
12 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.34%) PKI
13 1 (0.34%) Statistics
13 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 293 (100.00%) Windows
2 219 (74.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 140 (47.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 74 (25.26%) Windows 7
5 66 (22.53%) Windows XP
6 48 (16.38%) Linux
7 31 (10.58%) Windows 8
8 22 (7.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (6.48%) UNIX
10 16 (5.46%) Windows Vista
11 12 (4.10%) Windows 2000
12 10 (3.41%) Android
13 7 (2.39%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.39%) Debian
14 6 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (1.71%) CentOS
16 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
17 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
17 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (32.42%) ITIL
2 37 (12.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (8.53%) Migration
4 20 (6.83%) Service Delivery
5 19 (6.48%) Load Balancing
6 17 (5.80%) Change Management
6 17 (5.80%) Project Management
7 16 (5.46%) Problem Management
8 14 (4.78%) Time Management
9 12 (4.10%) CRM
9 12 (4.10%) High Availability
9 12 (4.10%) Mentoring
10 11 (3.75%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (3.75%) Business Continuity
11 10 (3.41%) Service Management
12 9 (3.07%) Change Control
13 8 (2.73%) DevOps
13 8 (2.73%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (29.01%) SQL
2 29 (9.90%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.75%) Korn
4 11 (3.75%) VBScript
4 11 (3.75%) Perl
5 9 (3.07%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.71%) VB
6 5 (1.71%) C
7 3 (1.02%) Java
8 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.34%) XPath
9 1 (0.34%) Tcl
9 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.34%) PHP
9 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.34%) C#
9 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 68 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (20.48%) MCSE
3 41 (13.99%) MCP
4 37 (12.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (9.22%) MCSA
6 20 (6.83%) Degree
7 19 (6.48%) VCP5
8 17 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (3.07%) MCITP
10 8 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.73%) CCNA
11 7 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (2.05%) CCA
13 3 (1.02%) MCTS
14 2 (0.68%) VCP4
14 2 (0.68%) MCDST
15 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
15 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.17%) SLA
2 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.68%) QA
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 205 (69.97%) Active Directory
2 136 (46.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (28.67%) Hyper-V
4 58 (19.80%) vSphere
5 54 (18.43%) XenApp
6 52 (17.75%) VMware ESX
7 20 (6.83%) Terminal Services
7 20 (6.83%) XenDesktop
7 20 (6.83%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (4.44%) Xen
9 12 (4.10%) XenServer
10 11 (3.75%) vCloud
11 6 (2.05%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (2.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (2.05%) NLBS
12 5 (1.71%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.68%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 25 (8.53%) Backup Exec
2 19 (6.48%) WSUS
3 13 (4.44%) SCCM
4 11 (3.75%) Ansible
4 11 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.75%) Puppet
5 6 (2.05%) SCOM
6 4 (1.37%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 180 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 168 (57.34%) VMware
3 118 (40.27%) Citrix
4 74 (25.26%) Cisco
5 56 (19.11%) HP
6 34 (11.60%) Apple
7 25 (8.53%) Oracle
8 22 (7.51%) SonicWALL
9 21 (7.17%) Intel
10 19 (6.48%) Sophos
11 18 (6.14%) Symantec
12 13 (4.44%) CheckPoint
13 12 (4.10%) Red Hat
13 12 (4.10%) IBM
13 12 (4.10%) F5
14 11 (3.75%) SaltStack
15 10 (3.41%) Dell
15 10 (3.41%) Avaya
15 10 (3.41%) Lotus
15 10 (3.41%) Brocade
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